Montgomery County Commissioners Court slams down Keough’s proposal to lease county property for food, merchandise sales

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, September 22 – Montgomery County Commissioners Court slammed down a proposal by County Judge Mark Keough to lease the former Veterans Memorial Park next to the Tax Office Building in downtown Conroe to the City of Conroe for a building permit credit of $2000 per month to allow the city […]

Incorporation proponents’ suggestion of assuming 11 MUDs would increase Township property taxes more than 33%

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands, September 20 – Shelley Sekula-Gibbs, the Woodlands Township Board member who has become one of the leading mouthpieces in favor of incorporation of The Woodlands as a city, sent an eblast on Monday, September 13, 2021, in which she said, “The city could assume the 11 Woodlands MUDs, eliminating […]

Sekula-Gibbs’ misleading eblast in favor of Woodlands incorporation reveals potential corruption of concentrated municipal power

Sekula-Gibbs’ misleading eblast in favor of Woodlands incorporation reveals potential corruption of concentrated municipal power

Image: Shelley Sekula-Gibbs’ belated attempt to defend her misleading eblast in support of Woodlands incorporation on Monday, September 13, 2021, reveals the potential corruption of municipal power concentrated in the hands of a city council. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands, September 16 – An misleading eblast from Woodlands Township Director Shelley Sekula-Gibbs on […]

Senator Creighton requests AG Paxton legal opinion, in response to Montgomery County government’s CARES Act funds grab

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe and Austin, September 16 – Montgomery County’s government under the leadership of County Judge Mark Keough and Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, the two biggest government spending proponents on the Commissioners Court, refused to acknowledge the $55 per capita distribution to local governments under Congress’ 2020 CARES Act Coronavirus […]

Low voter turnout favors pro-Big Government forces in Woodlands incorporation referendum, after Bunch schedules off-year election contrary to promises

Low voter turnout favors pro-Big Government forces in Woodlands incorporation referendum, after Bunch schedules off-year election contrary to promises

Image: Woodlands Township Chairman Gordy Bunch promised the public and the Montgomery County Commissioners Court (on February 12, 2019) he would only schedule a referendum on Woodlands incorporation during a gubernatorial or presidential election year. Political expediency has led Bunch to alter his plans and schedule the incorporation referendum on a low voter turnout odd […]

“It’s Hammer Time” to host Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner Noack to discuss Woodlands incorporation (self-annexation) as city at noon today

Bill Brenza, Special Reporter to The Golden Hammer The Woodlands and Conroe, September 10 – “It’s Hammer Time,” the popular Facebook Live and YouTube show found at MCPLive.TV, will host Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack on a special show discussing incorporation (self-annexation) of The Woodlands at noon on Friday, September 10, 2021, at noon, […]

The Woodlands’ leading conservative politician, Commissioner Noack, makes case against incorporation as a city at Tea Party meeting

The Woodlands’ leading conservative politician, Commissioner Noack, makes case against incorporation as a city at Tea Party meeting

Image: Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner James Noack spoke to the Montgomery County Tea Party at their meeting on Monday, September 6, 2021. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands, September 8 – Precinct 3 Montgomery County Commissioner, the leading conservative politician in The Woodlands, who lives and works inside the Woodlands Township, spoke to […]

Longtime Woodlands resident, volunteer public servant Hunter announces opposition to incorporation

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports The Woodlands, September 7 – Claude Hunter, one of the most respected and well-liked leaders in The Woodlands, announced his opposition to incorporation of The Woodlands as a city in an exclusive interview with The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper. Hunter has served in more different positions, both elected […]

“It’s Hammer Time” at noon to celebrate Vernal (Utah), hear “state of Republican Party” report from Bouche

Bill Brenza, Special Reporter to The Golden Hammer Vernal (Utah) and Conroe (Texas), September 3 – “It’s Hammer Time,” the popular Facebook Live and YouTube show found at MCPLive.TV, will host a special show celebrating Vernal, Utah, the small northeast Utah town which is rapidly becoming a Mecca for tourism. Popular conservative Republican activist Jon Bouche […]

Pro-Big Government Montgomery County Hospital District Board passes secret FY 2022 Budget with huge tax, spending increase, punts authority to craft annual budget to staff

Pro-Big Government Montgomery County Hospital District Board passes secret FY 2022 Budget with huge tax, spending increase, punts authority to craft annual budget to staff

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Conroe, September 2 – Without providing any notice to the public of the content of its proposed budget, Montgomery County Hospital District’s (MCHD) Board of Directors passed a giant spending and tax increase on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, on a 5 to 2 vote. Board member Sandy Wagner, consistently the […]

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